RITA WALSH (née Folliard)

RITA WALSH (née Folliard)
Antogher Road, Roscommon Town and formerly of Cooloughra, Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo. Saturday September 19th, (Peacefully), at her home, surrounded by her loving family. Devoted wife to Paddy and much loved mother to Declan, Stephanie, Robbie and Caroline. She will be very sadly missed by her heartbroken family, sister Eileen Grogan (Riesk, Knock), daughters-in-law Michelle and Mairead, Caroline’s partner John, her adored grandchildren Éadaoin, Caoimhe, Lauren, Shauna, Jack, Sam, Aoife, Kayla and Fraya, brothers-in-law Noel Grogan and Andy Gavin, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and many good friends.

May Rita rest in peace.

Please note that in an effort to follow government guidelines and with the support and agreement of the family, Rita’s funeral will take place privately for family and close friends only. Her funeral cortege will depart from her home on Monday morning at 10.30am arriving to the Sacred Heart Church, Roscommon for Mass of the Resurrection at 11 o’clock followed by burial in St Coman’s Cemetery. For those wishing to offer their sympathies, we suggest using the online condolence link below. The Walsh and Folliard families very much appreciate your support at this time. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Roscommon Hospice. Please note that Rita’s funeral Mass will be broadcast in the Roscommon town area on the Parish Radio 105.9 FM and can also viewed live on Monday at 11 o’clock by clicking www.churchtv.ie/roscommon

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  1. Seamus and Tereasa Duignan Deerpark Drumlion. Carrick on Shannon Sorry to hear of the passing of your mother may she rest n peace

    Sorry to hear of passing of your mother God rest her soul

  2. Tom&Pat Kilroe
    CHURCH St Roscommon
    Sends All of the Walsh family our Sincere Condolences on the very sad Passing your MOM RITA MAY SHF REST IN PEACE,

  3. To the Walsh family Joe and Carmel Keane Kirwan send their condolences to Paddy and family on the death of Rita may she Rest in Peace Amen